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The evolution of hip hop, health and mental health issues in the black community and a West African drum and dance workshop are among the activities New Mexico State University Black Programs has scheduled in February and March in celebration of Black History Month. more
Learn about the death of Pat Garrett during a Culture Series presentation at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road on Tuesday, Feb. 11. The presentation by local historian David Thomas is free and from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the museum’s theater. more
Stressing about where to take your beloved for a romantic Valentine’s date? The theater is always a stellar option, and there are three options to choose from. more
The Las Cruces High School Orchestra has been selected as the New Mexico Music Educators Association’s (NMMEA) 2020 Honor Orchestra. more
State Rep. Nathan Small of Las Cruces gives Centennial High School’s media and journalism classes a tour of the House of Representatives chambers at the State Capitol in Santa Fe. more
About 150 Las Crucens were in Santa Fe over the weekend, participating in the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce’s Las Cruces Day in Santa Fe. more
Students at the New America School-Las Cruces completed their eighth annual hygiene drive recently, collecting 400 pounds of hygiene products. more
Dist. 4 Doña Ana County Commissioner Isabella Solis, center, receives the state’s Continued Excellence Award. more
The Las Cruces Fire Department will graduate 12 cadets from its 34th Fire Academy this afternoon. The graduation ceremony is planned for 2 p.m. in the auditorium of the Dona Ana Community College East Mesa Campus, 2800 Sonoma Ranch Blvd. more
Even as the first ever-exhibit is going up next door at New Mexico State University’s new art museum, Devasthali Hall, the old art building next door is coming down. Demolition work continues on D.W. Williams Hall, the 80-year-old building that housed the NMSU Department of Art and the University Art Gallery, 1390 E. University Ave., near the intersection of University and Solano Drive. more
Isaac Gomez of Las Cruces shows off a fish he caught during the Knights of Columbus annual Fun Fishing Day at Young Park. more
Law enforcement officers pitched in to guide traffic, clean up diesel fuel and detritus from under the I-10/Avenida de Mesilla bridge where a tractor/trailer rig landed on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 28 after hitting a light pole on the highway and dropping down onto the road below. According to state police, the 68 year old driver was transported to an area hospital with injuries. more
The 2020 Las Cruces Bridal & Special Events Showcase featured a cake dive for the first time. The cake – valued at more than $4,000 by Let Them Eat Cake owner Stephanie Baumann – was reduced from grandeur to crumbs in a matter of seconds Sunday, Jan. 26, when 11 contestants tore into it in search of a pair of diamond earrings valued at $1,070, donated by Austin Fine Jewelry. more
If Iran, North Korea or some other hostile foreign power – or a domestic terrorist – decided to attack the United States, it could potentially knock out the county’s electric grids by striking just a handful of key sites. A team led by New Mexico State University is working to develop a SMART grid and other technology to keep electricity flowing in the U.S. no matter what happens. more
NMSU’s Black Student Association in association with NMSU’s LGBT+ Programs and ASNMSU will present a live performance by Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, 7 p.m. at Corbett Center auditorium. There is no charge to attend. more
Both Amanda Morales, newly appointed executive director of United Way of Southwest New Mexico, and Irma Holguin, administrative manager of Allen Theatres, Inc., successfully completed the three-session, multi-month program, which ran from September through mid-January. “Both Amanda and Irma are clearly leaders, not only in the Las Cruces area, but they’ll be making an impact across the state,” said Leadership New Mexico Marketing Director Allison Mady. “Each of them has a passion for what they’re doing, and it was wonderful working with both of them during the program.” more
“The hitching post out front has been taken down,” Doña Ana County Sheriff Kim Stewart said, reflecting on her first year in office. “We cannot afford the luxury of policing like it’s 1990,” Stewart said. “We need to move forward dramatically. This mom-and-pop attitude should be relegated to history.” The Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office (DASO) “is a $20 million business,” the sheriff said. “We need to act like that.” Changes at DASO in 2020 are “going to be a shocker to this county government and this county.” more
Infrastructure Management Services (IMS) Crew Chiefs Jason Johnson and Roberto Ortiz have driven more than 600 miles of Las Cruces streets since December, using nearly three-quarters of a million dollars in laser-guided technology to assess the condition of the streets and then help city officials determine paving priorities. more
Hardly anyone gets married in a convention center, but come 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, that’s exactly where Matt Avilucea and Tanell DeGroat will tie the knot, in front of about 60 invited guests – and as many others who want to attend. Avilucea and DeGroat are the winners of the 2020 Tie the Knot wedding competition, sponsored by Magic 104.9 FM and the Las Cruces Bridal & Special Events Showcase. more
Valerie Alvarado from Fabens High School displays her Dream Board from the goal-setting workshop at the 2019 “Dream It, Be It” conference. The 2020 “Dream It, Be It” event will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 4.p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Doña Ana Community College East Mesa Campus. more
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